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CMI Report | 1994

Project appraisal and sustainability in less developed countries

There is a widespread concern that adverse environmental effects of economic activities will seriously affect both the present and future welfare of people in less developed countries, and that the...
Arild Angelsen, Odd-Helge Fjeldstad and Ussif Rashid Sumaila (1994)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1994:1) 136 p.
CMI Report | 1994

EU, Norge og utviklingshjelpen

This is a report to the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the potential impact of a possible Norwegian membership in the EU on Norwegian development aid. It consists of...
Ole David Koht Norbye (1994)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1994:3) 75 p.
CMI Working Paper | 1994

Do interest groups matter in economic policy- making? Reflections from a Zambian case study.

The current debate within development research strongly emphasise the role of interest groups in developing and sustaining democratic and liberal economic reforms. With this debate as its point of departure,...
Lise Rakner (1994)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1994:4)
CMI Working Paper | 1994

Non-cooperation in fish exploitation. The case of irreversible capital investment in the Arcto- Norwegian cod fishery

A two-stage, two-player non-cooperative game model is developed under an irreversible capital investment assumption. The main aim is to predict the number of vessels that each player in such a...
Ussif Rashid Sumaila (1994)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1994:2) 24 p.
CMI Working Paper | 1993

Individual choice under uncertainty

The first part of this paper gives an overview of the dominating approach within economic theory on individual decision making under uncertainty or risk - the expected utility (EU) theory....
Arild Angelsen (1993)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1993:4) 27 p.
CMI Working Paper | 1993

From policy guidelines to problem solving. A critical assessment of the National Conservation Strategies of Botswana and Zambia

This study focuses on the National Conservation Strategies of Botswana and Zambia. The strategies contain detailed elaborations about environmental problems, goals, means and implementation. The implementation of the NCSs depend...
Kjetil Børhaug (1993)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1993:3) 61 p.
CMI Report | 1993

Development planning and the importance of Democratic Institutions in Botswana

This study takes an extended look at Botswana, a country which is found to depart from the common pattern of African states and therefore may be considered as something of...
Andreas Danevad (1993)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1993:7) 166 p.
CMI Report | 1993

Hva får vi igjen? En statistisk analyse av norske leveranser til det multilaterale bistandsmarkedet

Omfanget av Norges salg til det bistandsfinansierte markedet blir til tider diskutert, blant annet på grunnlag av landets store bistandsbevilgninger. Denne studien tar sikte på å presentere og analysere tilgjengelig...
Per Granberg (1993)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1993:1) 91 p.
Book Chapter | 1993

Nepal

The chapter gives an overview of the state and trends of human rights in Nepal up to 1992. It covers the full range of rights from civil and political rights...
Hugo Stokke (1993)
in Bård-Anders Andreassen & Theresa Swinehart (eds.): Human rights in developing countries. Yearbook 1993. Oslo: Nordic Human Rights Publications pp. 254-303
Book Chapter | 1993

Medlemmene og de andre

The article is a chapter in a book on international migration. The article discusses two theoretical approaches, liberalism and communitarianism, to the question of membership, particularly how members deal with...
Hugo Stokke (1993)
in Suhrke, Astri & Svein Gjerdåker(eds.): Dagens folkevandringer. Berører de oss?. Bergen/ Oslo: CMI/ Cappelen pp. 244-262
Book Chapter | 1993

What role for SADC(C) in the post-apartheid era?

This chapter considers the role of SADC(C) in fostering regional integration in Southern Africa after the demise of apartheid. It argues that the formalisation of the organisation into a better...
Arne Tostensen (1993)
in Bertil Odén (ed.): Southern Africa after apartheid. Regional integration and external resources. Uppsala: The Scandinavia Institute of African Studies pp. 147-173
Journal Article | 1993

Institution-building and planned organisational change in development assistance

Steinar Askvik (1993)
in Forum for Development Studies no. 2 pp. 149-165
CMI Report | 1992

Strengthening cooperation in documentation for development. A seminar on networking with special emphasis on NGO's, Paris 3-6 September 1991

Report and papers from the 1991 EADI I & D Working Group seminar. 120 representatives from NGOs international organisations, documentalists and librarians set up task force groups and discussed electronic...
European Ass. of Dev. Research and Train. Inst. EADI and Working Group of Information and Documentation (1992)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report D 1992:1) 214 p.
CMI Report | 1992

Trade unions in processes of democratisation. A study of party labour relations in Zamiba

This report assesses the role of labour in the recent transition to multi-party rule in Zambia. The main question considered is to what extent labour, through its policy-making organ the...
Lise Rakner (1992)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1992:6) 177 p.
CMI Report | 1992

Universitetet og forskning i Sør- Afrika. Utfordringar etter apartheid og akademisk boikott

Dette notatet gir ein gjennomgang av universitets- og forskingssektoren i Sør-Afrika. Hovudutfordringane for universiteta i eit nytt og demokratisk Sør-Afrika blir identifisert, og forskingas rolle og organisering av denne blir...
Elling N. Tjønneland (1992)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report D 1992:8) 16 p.
CMI Working Paper | 1992

Migration, state and civil society in Southeast Asia

The paper was prepared for a conference on the impact of international migration on the security and stability of states, which was organised by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, December...
Astri Suhrke (1992)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report M 1992:4) 24 p.
DERAP Working Paper | 1992

Strengthening cooperation in documentation development. A seminar on networking with special emphasis on NGOs

Report and papers from the 1991 EADI & D Working Group seminar. 120 representatives from NGOs international organisations, documentalists and librarians set up task force groups and discussed electronic mail;...
European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes (EADI) Working Group on Information and Documentation (1992)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Working Paper D 1992: 1) 214 p.
Book Chapter | 1991

Between shamba and factory. Industrial labour migration in Kenya

Oscillatory labour migration is shown to predominate in the labour market in Kenya. Workers move periodically between the towns and the rural areas where their families live and cultivate small...
Arne Tostensen (1991)
in Peter Coughlin & Gerrishon K. Ikiara (eds.): Kenya's industrialization dilemma. Nairobi: Heinemann pp. 291-308
Book Chapter | 1990

Industrialization in Kenya: Quasi-Proletarianization and Labour Migration

This chapter adduces empirical evidence to show that the non-capitalist agricultural sector 'subsidises' industrial wages by relieving the capitalist manufacturing sector of a substantial part of the labourers' reproduction costs....
Arne Tostensen (1990)
in Meine Peter van Dijk & Henrik Secher Marcussen (eds.): Industrialization in the Third World: The Need for Alternative Strategies. London: Frank Cass pp. 105-122
Book Chapter | 1990

Non-tariff barriers to trade and development- the case of garments industry in Bangladesh

(In cooperation with Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies and Chr. Michelsen Institute)
Arne Wiig (1990)
in Ole David Koht Norbye: Bangladesh faces the future. Dhaka: The University Press Ltd. pp. 139-166